And I'm dry, unlike my home area of the Willamette Valley, Oregon.
NYT: Can drinking water lower the risk of diabetes?http://is.gd/OhygPf
@PacificInstitut & others to launch beta version of WeTap,Android app to locate DW fountains worldwide. iPhone version later.
China Gets Rolling on Carbon Trading http://shar.es/WP4br
Breaking down disciplinary boundaries in climate research: Amazon basin project shows how.http://is.gd/9jpohv
Global Warming Denier Checklisthttp://bit.ly/xFXvLM
Next NOAA Climate Webinar,19 Jan,1 PM EST: 2011 in Review, & next 3 months.http://is.gd/5VggqJ
'Climate babe' (sorry, @KHayhoe) is in here. RT @Climatechg Climate and the culture war http://wapo.st/yal9h5
MT @cgiarclimate 7 concrete actions! http://bit.ly/trZyyN MT@BillGates How can we feed a growing population in the midst of climate change?
Solutions: How Access to Clean Water Prevents Conflict.http://is.gd/iM0xCH
Online Q & A on water reuse with Dr. Rhodes Trussell (open till 24 January). http://is.gd/ueQYO2
Video - Conserving water in the TX High Plains - Ogallala Aquifer:http://is.gd/jeQnDG
AWE launches new consumer website: Home Water Works and the Water Calculator.http://is.gd/hAdnch
Recycling water: Difference engine: Waste not, want not | The Economist http://econ.st/w3323p
Sunday Sneak Preview: Elite Eight from JAWRA February 2012http://bit.ly/w7pA3L
MSSC Annual Salinity Summit in LV, 26-27 January 2012.http://is.gd/OmZW7G
Cold regions water resources? Go to AWRA Alaska Annual Meeting, 4-8 March 2012, Juneau.http://is.gd/XEk4OR
2012 Annual Nevada NSF Climate Change Meeting, UNLV, 13 Feb.http://is.gd/PwWj80
Off to DC for my last winter AWRA BoD meeting. http://www.awra.org
SuWaMa - 2013 Sustainable Watershed Management Conference, Turkey, 22-25 April. http://is.gd/HsFPt9
@highlyanne No, I have been in DC area since Jan 18 for AWRA BoD meeting. Return home late on 22 January.
@highlyanne We live in Timber Hill area - dry.Wife drove home from PDX 19 Jan, said there were numerous large lakes, Will River REALLY hi!
@ngwatweets Thanks! I am DC 18-22 Jan, but my house is safe - high ground.
Willamette Valley (Oregon) flooding turns deadly, causes evacuations. http://is.gd/wvsUGS
Western Oregon: the flood of 2012.http://is.gd/WZTEqL
My home area...Corvallis & Benton County (Oregon) declared disaster areas. http://is.gd/GKmxaU
Mary's River reaches record stage.http://is.gd/wVOtod
CDC scientist: more tests needed on effects of shale gas drilling on human health and environmenthttp://is.gd/SckrVZ
NYS gets 20,000 comments on shale gas drilling rules.http://is.gd/OVl1JU
Alberta regulators say hydraulic fracturing may have caused oil spill on farm near Innisfail.http://is.gd/oT4HCV
Citizens' group: Wyoming siding with industry on fracking issue.http://is.gd/3WDmLI
UK geologists: fracking risk is exaggerated. http://is.gd/lRWb9T
Halliburton to build $20 million terminal in Windsor (CO) to support hydraulic fracturing activity. http://is.gd/kzHRLA
Honduras Agonistes: Peace Corps Pull-Out, No West Point Water Project Participationhttp://bit.ly/wkVgRo
Hydrogeologists w/o Borders: Good BoD concall the other day. Will have retreat in Calgary this April/May. http://is.gd/ECTMd0
Check out Google today (16 January 2012).http://www.google.com/
If You've Got the Chloroquine Crazies or Mefloquine Malaise, Maybe Artemisinin's the Answerhttp://bit.ly/A0HXbc
Abstract deadline for both AWRA Summer Specialty Conferences (Denver): 6 Feb 22012.http://is.gd/4ju39Z
Review & provide comments on draft Canadian Natl. Research Agenda for Municipal Wastewater & Biosolids http://is.gd/Zox84j
DISCCRS VII Interdisciplinary Climate Change Research Symposium. App deadline 29 Feb 2012. http://disccrs.org/
US colleges & universities: USAID funding opportunity - Webinar 24 Jan,1-3 PM EST.http://is.gd/IjkGnp
Re: previous Tweet about HWB - the BoD will have a retreat in Calgary. It will not be a HWB meeting.
@LindaDahlmeier FYI: I don't interact with CA DWR
News from 'other' CO River (TX)! RT @KateGalbraith LCRA to publish proposed water plan revision next weekhttp://www.statesman.com/blogs/content/shared-gen/blogs/austin/green/entries/2012/01/17/lcra_to_publish_proposed_water.html #txwater
Position Open: Post-graduate internship, USEPA Office of Groundwater and Drinking Water (DC) http://is.gd/Fe1iIE
Positions Open (2): PhD study - Soil organic carbon stabilization: pedogenic & geomorphic interactions, Belgium.http://is.gd/wUp8om
Positions Open: Postdoctoral Fellows, Earth Institute (Columbia University) 2012 cycle ended; for 2013 check back next fall. http://is.gd/V6VX
Position Open (till filled): Coastal Hydrologist, TX Water Development Board.http://is.gd/oQ1SnC
Twitter, E-Newspapers, and Newsletters
TGIF! Weekly Water News Summary, 7-13 January 2012 (Triskaidekaphobia Day!)http://bit.ly/z8j8s2
TGIF! Weekly Water News Summary, 31 December 2011 - 6 January 2012 http://bit.ly/xvMj3P
TGIF - Tweets Galore! It's Friday, 30 December 2011 - Special New Year's Edition! http://bit.ly/vFcxpz
TGIF - Tweets Galore! It's Friday, 23 December 2011 - Special "Season's Greetings" Edition! http://bit.ly/vCDOOE
TGIF - Tweets Galore! It's Friday, 16 December 2011 - Special 'The Scream' Edition!http://bit.ly/tWsJEz
TGIF - Tweets Galore! It's Friday, 9 December 2011 - Special 'World Soil Day' Edition!http://bit.ly/sMfafa
TGIF - Tweets Galore! It's Friday, 2 December 2011 - Special School's Out Edition http://bit.ly/u18vyr
TGIF - Tweets Galore! It's Friday, 25 November 2011 - Special Black Friday Edition http://bit.ly/s2sNZt
EPA releases 2010 Toxics Release Inventory (TRI) National Analysis on 5 Jan. http://is.gd/ZkbEzI
EPA’s 2012 Draft Recreational Water Quality Criteria Webinar, 25 Jan 1-3 PM EST.http://is.gd/feNnwK
Utah Gov. Gary Herbert not ready to oppose Green River pipeline — yet. http://is.gd/iKvnc3
SL Tribune opinion: UT Gov. Herbert's opposition to Flaming Gorge project would be...awkward.http://is.gd/0AtCcj
Water worries in Colorado's San Luis Valley come to surface.http://is.gd/CNFNcs
And Now, Some Fluid Physics: The Whisky and Water Trick!http://bit.ly/ylUn7N
@plutoniumpage FOGBANK already exists: Tony Banks joined remnants of FOGHAT.
13-Stage Industry Strategy for Dealing with an Environmental Challenge http://bit.ly/xhQXri
RT @lockwooddewitt Integrating math and science: John has 4 oranges. He eats one and gives one to a friend. Calculate the mass of the sun.
"All you need in this life is ignorance and confidence; then success is sure." - Mark Twain